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ticker tape

ticker-tape reception (or parade) (mainly in New York) the showering of the motorcade of a distinguished politician, visiting head of state, etc., with ticker tape as a sign of welcome
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"For more than a century, our city has honored some of history's most notable athletes, heads of state, and scientists and many more, with ticker-tape parades down Lower Manhattan's venerated Canyon of Heroes," said Elizabeth H.
ENEMY The 33-year-old said: "I'm really looking forward to the ticker-tape parade.
Buzz was also honored with a ticker-tape parade at Walt Disney World in Florida.
ticker-tape parades, medals festooning his neck, blown kisses and
IF the Steelers come out on top in Super Bowl XLIII tonight in Tampa, Jeff Reed will be the easiest man to spot in the ticker-tape celebrations.
Bright ticker-tape banner flashes across the screen
The next day, May 20, 1958, Cliburn was given a ticker-tape parade through downtown Manhattan.
And, on the other hand, how do you save the soul of a people who have been brought up on 30-second sound bites masking as social analysis, and ticker-tape news headlines that change every 10 seconds?
Labour's is described as simple and sensible while Sinn Fein's is praised and even contains an RSS feed - a ticker-tape format bringing up-to-date news to site visitors.
One-hundred thousand people came from near and far to shower her with confetti and strips of paper during a ticker-tape parade down the Canyon of Champions in lower Manhattan after her singles and doubles Wimbledon victories in 1957.
Hicks, a prominent columnist for the New York Amsterdam News, claimed that his paper worked behind the scenes to push for a ticker-tape parade so that the Queen of Tennis could greet her public.
S.] Campbell describe their research on attentive agents, information systems that track user interest and render suggestions using peripheral ticker-tape displays.